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Internet providers in Porterville, CA

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Porterville, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL83%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
unWired Broadband $53.99 1,000 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Porterville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Porterville is comparable to the rest of California - 93%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Porterville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Porterville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.710% of those living in Porterville.

There are six internet providers serving the Porterville area, and 82.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Porterville's six internet providers, prices start at $49.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Porterville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
OACYS Technology 21 Mbps 6 Mbps Wireless
AT&T 107 Mbps 96 Mbps DSL
Viasat 10 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 124 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Porterville

The largest internet providers in Porterville are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Porterville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Porterville residents, covering 83% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Porterville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Porterville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Porterville covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Porterville to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Porterville, $57.32.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Porterville, $0.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Porterville. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Porterville's providers, 76 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Porterville covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Porterville residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Porterville, $57.32.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Porterville, $0.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Porterville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Porterville's providers, 76 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Porterville covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Porterville where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Porterville, $57.32.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Porterville, $0.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Porterville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Porterville's providers, 76 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Porterville with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 83% of households in Porterville. The next fastest internet provider in Porterville is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

OACYS Technology offers the cheapest internet in Porterville with plans starting at $49.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Porterville, $57.32.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.